Expected Students

Congratulations on your decision to attend Goucher College! We look forward to your arrival and to providing you with assistance and support throughout your stay. The following resources are intended for those who have submitted an Enrollment Contract to attend Goucher College.

International students enrolling in the Fall Semester of 2019 should review the following:

InterConnect, the new international student orientation program will include to following topics:

  • F-1 immigration regulations
  • American dominant culture
  • Culture shock
  • Friendship, identity and social issues
  • Academic differences
  • Health and safety

The arrival date for incoming international students for the Fall Semester 2019 will be Monday, August 12 and the InterConnect orientation program will be held on from Tuesday, August 13 through Friday, August 16.  The campus-wide orientation will be held from Saturday, August 17 until the beginning of classes.  Both are required.  Please visit the Orientation web site for details regarding the campus orientation program for all new students.



If you wish to use a chosen name instead of your legal name on unofficial documentation or change your name and/or gender on official documentation, please click here for the steps to do so.